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Search phrase: confession

Plays

 18 result(s).
PlayKey LineModern TextOriginal Text
All's Well That Ends WellAW IV.iii.112His confession is taken, and it shall beHis confession is taken, and it shall bee
HamletHam II.ii.279sent for. And there is a kind of confession in your looks,sent for; and there is a kinde confession in your lookes;
HamletHam III.i.9When we would bring him on to some confessionWhen we would bring him on to some Confession
HamletHam IV.vii.94He made confession of you,Hee mad confession of you,
Henry IV Part 22H4 I.i.94I see a strange confession in thine eye.I see a strange Confession in thine Eye:
Love's Labour's LostLLL V.ii.432.2The fairest is confession.The fairest is confession.
Measure for MeasureMM I.ii.37feeling of thy speech. I will, out of thine own confession,feeling of thy speech: I will, out of thine owne confession,
Measure for MeasureMM V.i.369But let my trial be mine own confession.But let my Triall, be mine owne Confession:
The Merchant of VeniceMV III.ii.36Had been the very sum of my confession.Had beene the verie sum of my confession:
Much Ado About NothingMA V.ii.67It appears not in this confession; there's notIt appeares not in this confession, there's not
OthelloOth IV.i.37Handkerchief – confession – handkerchief! ToHandkerchiefe: Confessions: Handkerchiefe. To
Romeo and JulietRJ II.iii.52Riddling confession finds but riddling shrift.Ridling confession, findes but ridling shrift.
Romeo and JulietRJ III.v.234To make confession and to be absolved.To make confession, and to be absolu'd.
Romeo and JulietRJ IV.i.22Come you to make confession to this father?Come you to make confession to this Father?
Troilus and CressidaTC I.iii.269That loves his mistress more than in confessionThat loues his Mistris more then in consession,
Troilus and CressidaTC III.ii.152And fell so roundly to a large confession,And fell so roundly to a large confession,
The Two Gentlemen of VeronaTG IV.iii.44Where I intend holy confession.Where I intend holy Confession.
The Two Gentlemen of VeronaTG V.ii.41Besides, she did intend confessionBesides she did intend Confession

Glossary

 6 result(s).
confessionacknowledgement, avowal
fetchlead on, take in, trick into a confession
shriftconfessional, place for hearing confession
shriftconfession
shrivehear confession, grant absolution, forgive
shrivingfor confession and absolution

Thesaurus

 6 result(s).
confessionshrift
confession and absolution, [time] forshriving
confession, hearshrive
confession, place for hearingshrift
confession, trick into afetch
trick into a confessionfetch
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